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San Diego, California
Reviewed 28 March 2014

We spent 4 nights in the Sourdough Cabin and couldn’t have been happier. The only complaint was that 4 nights wasn’t enough! Debi and Bruce are great hosts and treat you like family friends instead of customers. The cabin was perfect for two, upstairs is a beautiful bedroom with a balcony, and downstairs is a sitting area and a little...

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Salem, Oregon
Reviewed 23 March 2014

We couldn't be more please with the rental of the Riverbend Cabins. Bruce and Debi are fabulous hosts with a welcome gift and provided everything needed to enjoy the peace of the country and yet close to Fairbanks and various activities including aurora viewing, dog sled rides, museums and many delicious restaurants. The kitchen was well stocked with kitchenware for...

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Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 31 December 2013

While searching for a Fairbanks hotel for 4 nights starting Christmas, we quickly discovered we were too late: every single hotel we called was completely booked. One of the reservationists we spoke to had heard there was a recent cancellation at Riverbend Log Cabins, and so we called there. We were fortunate everything was booked, because it led us to...

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 December 2013

Debi and Bruce were the best hosts and if they lived near us, we'd be the best of friends. Both cabins are decorated with thought, care and warmth. Take Debi's advice for dog sledding as we had the most authentic experience us lower 48-ers could have had in one afternoon. The owner/musher even asked us to stay for dinner. People...

1Thank leenfree
Reviewed 16 December 2013

We had the most wonderful week staying in the Chinook cabin in December. The cabin has everything you will need, they are very warm and comfortable, and situated in a beautiful place that is easy to find. Debi and Bruce are great hosts and very talented (they both designed, built and decorated the cabins). It was a great place to...

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RiverbendCabins, Owner at Riverbend Log Cabins & Cottage Rentals, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a great review! We are so happy you were able to see some great displays of the Northern Lights! We so enjoyed visiting with you and learning a bit about your life and family. We too wish you could have stayed longer. Hopefully, one day we'll make it to...

Edison, NJ
Reviewed 17 October 2013

The Sourdough Cabin at Riverbend was exactly what we needed for a relaxing stay in Fairbanks. The cabin is very clean and very well maintained. The downstairs, fully stocked kitchen and living room provide everything to cook a meal and plan your time in the area, as a binder full of helpful information is provided. The upstairs of the cabin...

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RiverbendCabins, Owner at Riverbend Log Cabins & Cottage Rentals, responded to this review

We really appreciate you taking the time to write such a nice review of your stay in our Sourdough Cabin. We love it when our guests are able to enjoy the splendor of the Aurora! We hope you are able to visit us again!

Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 16 October 2013

Thank you very much for everything while we stayed at your Cabin. aurora and your kindness....everything was wonderful and we were very grateful. We will return to your Cabin again. We are considering the plan next year.

1Thank Minoru Y
Penhook, Virginia
Reviewed 12 October 2013

Our stay at riverbend was superb. We came to have rest, relaxation, and enjoy the beauty of nature. The Chinook cabin has everything needed to provide a comfortable stay. We were able to cook our meals, watch the northern lights at night, and enjoy the peaceful setting on the Chena river. The owners are close by and are available if...

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RiverbendCabins, Owner at Riverbend Log Cabins & Cottage Rentals, responded to this review

We so enjoyed both of you! We got a kick out of both your 'independent spirits' - always ready to get outdoors to go fishing, hiking, exploring and searching out all the wonderful things to experience in Alaska's Interior. When you were leaving, we felt like we were staying goodbye to old friends! Thank you for staying in touch and...

The Woodlands, Texas
Reviewed 19 September 2013

My wife and I along with a longtime couple spent 5 nights in the Chinook log cabin just a couple hundred feet from the Chena River. We booked this VRBO so we could explore Alaska prior to meeting up with a Land/Sea Cruise in Fairbanks. The stay was fantastic. We cooked a hardy breakfast and then drove off to explore...

Thank ThomasandKay
South Jersey
Reviewed 9 September 2013

We had a great 5-day stay in the Chinook cabin! The property is beautiful, great log architecture, nearby river right at the backyard, and the cabin featured all the advertised amenities (wifi, kitchen, jetted tub, etc). However, it's the un-advertised touches that really made it special... fresh flowers, spotlessly clean, a personal welcome left by our hosts for us, etc....

1Thank MalteseFalcon

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Two modern, beautifully furnished, riverfront log cabins with fully equipped kitchens and private baths (one with a Jacuzzi). The two bedroom cabin comfortably sleeps 4; the 1 bedroom sleeps 2-3. Also available is a lovely 3 bedroom, 2 bath cottage with a large deck overlooking the Chena River. This home has a fully equipped kitchen, indoor sauna and sits on 10 private acres. Sleeps up to 8 persons. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riverbend Log Cabins & Cottage Rentals

Address: 410 Nordale Rd., Fairbanks, AK 99712
Region: United States > Alaska > Fairbanks
Price Range: $169 - $285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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Riverbend Log Cabins & Cottage Rentals Fairbanks, Alaska
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